Radon is a cancer-causing natural radioactive gas that you cannot see, smell or taste. Its presence in your home can pose a danger to your family’s health. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers and the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, claiming over 20,000 lives annually.
The solution to this potential problem
is simple: have your radon levels professionally tested by
Verified Radon Safe.
The US EPA considers any level of radon in a home a risk. The EPA strongly recommends taking action on any home that tests higher than 4pCi/L. Jefferson County has a high concentration of radon throughout the region and testing has demonstrated the need for radon mitigation systems.
Experts have shown that a level of 4pCi/L in a home is equivalent to everyone in your home smoking 10 cigarettes per day!